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The fourth edition is here from renowned equine veterinarian, Dr. John Madigan. The manual has been considered the single 
most authoritative, easy to use, source of information for the veterinarian working on foals in the field, clinic, or critical 
care unit. 

Veterinary students, animal technicians and horse owners around the world have used this handy guide to find quick information to aid in the management, diagnosis, and treatment of young foals. This fourth edition is completely updated, has several new sections added, all continuing with the tradition of a format for rapid access to needed information.

Each section of the manual has been updated.


New topics include:

Neonatal Ultrasound-Gastrointestinal, Musculoskeletal, Cardiac

Fetal Ultrasound

New Drug Formulary with specific doses for foals

New Method of Foal Restraint- non-chemical- Madigan Squeeze Method


Limb Deformity Management by Dr. Hans Castelijns

New Sedation & Anesthesia Guidelines

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